The east wing of a renowned mansion house with many notable features, magnificent gardens and stables.
Headfort Court is a unique country property as it forms part of the renowned Headfort Demesne in the heart of Co Meath close to the historic town of Kells, which is known worldwide through the Book of Kells. Approached through the impressive estate gates and archway, the perfectly manicured tree lined and estate fenced avenue meanders past the two courtyard developments and leads to the private gated entrance to Headfort Court.
It is set amidst approximately 6 acres of exquisite gardens and grounds. The gardens adjoining Headfort Court contain a renowned collection of Rhododendron and Azaleas planted under the supervision of the 4th Marquees of Headfort, Geoffrey Taylour, from 1890 to 1922. The setting is outstanding with the gardens and grounds overlooking the 18-hole championship Headfort Golf Course.
The house is accessed via stone steps on the northern elevation which lead up to a magnificent reception hall. The hall spans the full width of the house and has an attractive southerly aspect onto the garden through a large Georgian light. Accessed off the hall are the principal reception rooms including a drawing room, dining room and sitting room. The kitchen is also accessed off the hall.
On the east wing is a corridor leading to a hallway of which is the main bedroom suite, with a spacious bedroom overlooking the magnificent gardens. Off the bedroom is a dressing room and en suite bathroom. There are two further double bedrooms and a bathroom. Off the west wing corridor are three bedrooms (one en suite) and a bathroom. Overall, three of the bedrooms overlook the gardens and the remaining three overlook the courtyard. All of the bedrooms are of generous proportions and the bathrooms are well fitted.
On the lower ground floor, is a long, arched passage with a flagstone floor and leading to extensive and flexible accommodation, including a spacious billiards room and a large laundry with drying room. Also on the ground floor ...